October 21, 2014
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistani officials say a
suspected U.S. missile attack has killed at least four people in a
stronghold of the Taliban and al-Qaida near the Afghan border.
Three intelligence officials told The Associated Press that
several missiles hit a religious school and a vehicle on Saturday
near Mir Ali, a town in the North Waziristan region.
The officials said agents in the area reported that militants
had recovered four bodies from the scene and were searching in the
rubble for more. The identities of the victims was not immediately
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they are
not authorized to speak openly to the media.